|Nanaimo to Vancouver [and Vancouver tourist attractions] - George K. McWilliam|
Item is an travelogue film documenting a trip to Vancouver from Nanaimo on a ferry and tourist attractions visited while in Vancouver. Shows Siwash Rock in Stanley Park, Lion's Gate Bridge, the Vancouver skyline, Mount Seymour Lodge, a theatrical production, the Old Indian Wishing Well of Capilano, the Capilano Suspension Bridge, and a Stars on Ice show, featuring Barbara Ann Scott and Michael Kirby...
Keywords: Ferries; Theatre; Bridges; Tourist trade; Stanley Park (Vancouver; B.C.)
|All Black game Brockton Point|
Item is an amateur film documenting people in formal spring dress, including Gertrude and Elizabeth Ann Spencer, followed by a rugby match at Brockton Oval in Stanley Park, Vancouver. The match features the All Blacks, the national team of New Zealand. A handwritten note in the film box reads "Brockton Oval Football (Stanley Park)". . Item # MI-65
Keywords: Rugby; Athletic fields; Families; Stanley Park (Vancouver; B.C.)
|PXR orig[inal] roll 1, M. Collier - Michael Collier|
[197-]. Item is a home movie. Footage includes shots of the Lion's Gate Bridge, a dog on a beach, ducks, a parking lot, a sailboat filmed from the shore, seagulls, a light fixture, and ocean waves. Reference code: AM1553-1-S2-: MI-572
Keywords: Stanley Park (Vancouver, B.C.); Dogs; Coasts; Animals
|P1 - Mike Collier - special effects - workprint - Michael Collier|
[197-]. Item contains various special effects for 'Water Colours,' 'Nail,' and the never completed 'Neon Madman' or 'Electric City' and perhaps effect for other films as well. Manipulation of light and colour. Reference code: AM1553-1-S3-: MI-580
Keywords: Traffic; Vehicles; Rivers; Men; Boats and boating; Birds; Lighting; Lighthouses; Parks; Stanley Park (Vancouver, B.C.); Stanley Park (Vancouver, B.C.)
|Opening of Bloedel Conservatory - Vancouver (B.C.) Board of Parks and Recreation|
Item is a documentary film documenting the opening of the Bloedel Conservatory in Queen Elizabeth Park on December 6th, 1969. Film contains birdâs eye view footage of the Bloedel Conservatory, Stanley Park and downtown Vancouver as seen from an airplane. The film also documents the external building structure of the Bloedel Conservatory and people entering it for the opening ceremony. Notable people filmed at the opening ceremony include Mayor Tom Campbell and his wife (who is holding a program...
Keywords: Openings; Crowds; Park buildings; Downtown (Vancouver; B.C.); Views; Greenhouses; Parks; Stanley Park (Vancouver; B.C.)
|Misc. shots, original, EF and ECO M. Collier - Michael Collier|
[197-]. Item is a home movie. Footage consists of disjointed clips. Includes a short scene that looks to be from "Water Colours," a cat looking at a light bulb, a sped up drive through Stanley Park, a float plane, people at a beach, and a woman. Reference code: AM1553-1-S2-: MI-573
Keywords: Cats; Stanley Park (Vancouver, B.C.); Women; Men; Airplanes; Bridges; Bridges
|Vancouver Stanley Park 1970 - Michael Collier|
1970. Item is a home movie. Footage includes a sailboat filmed from the shore, a polar bear in Stanley Park, a monkey in a cage, Queen Elizabeth Park, ocean waves, a float plane, a winter scene, and scenes of downtown shot from a moving vehicle. Reference code: AM1553-1-S2-: MI-571
Keywords: Bears; Stanley Park (Vancouver, B.C.); Coasts; Sailboats; Boats and boating; Zoo animals; Zoos; Airplanes; Snow; Buildings; Cityscapes; Cityscapes
|The totem poles in Stanley park - Goodfellow, John C. [from old catalog]|
Keywords: Totem poles -- British Columbia Vancouver; Indians of North America -- British Columbia Vancouver island; Stanley Park (Vancouver, B.C.)
|Queen [Royal visits to British Columbia 1939 and 1951] - George K. McWilliam|
Item is a reel of amateur films documenting the royal visits to British Columbia in 1939 and 1951. The first part of the film reel contains approximately five minutes of footage of the visit of King George VI and Queen Elizabeth to Vancouver in May 1939. It includes views of and from Queen Elizabeth Park, and a band procession leading the royal motorcade from the park. Also included are views of crowds lined up along Georgia Street near Howe and in Stanley Park watching the band procession and r...
Keywords: Royal visits; Parks; Stanley Park (Vancouver; B.C.); Lions Gate Bridge; Boats and ships; Bands; Parades; Lighthouses; Premiers
|Stanley Park railway - Vancouver (B.C.) Board of Parks and Recreation|
Item is a documentary film documenting the Stanley Park Miniature Railway and other recreational activities in the park. The b&w footage of this film documents the construction of the miniature railway including bulldozing of the land and building of the railway tracks. It also contains footage of a ceremony involving hammering in the last spike as well as footage of the train running along the tracks in full operation carrying passengers and arriving at a station filled with crowds of people wa...
Keywords: Railroads--Construction; Railroads--Passenger cars; Railroads--Stations; Crowds; Children; Handicrafts; Archery; Competitions; Tug of war; Track and field; Flags; Bands; Stanley Park (Vancouver; B.C.)
|Opening of 2099 Beach|
Item is a documentary film documenting the opening of the Board of Parks and Public Recreation building at 2099 Beach Avenue as well as recreational activities and special events in Stanley Park. The film contains footage of the ribbon cutting ceremony with crowds in attendance as well as winter snow scenes with people, ducks and swans in the park. Other recreational activities documented include log rolling in a pool, diving, and poolside sunbathing...
Keywords: Park buildings; Openings; Snow; Birds; Swans; Diving; Sunbathing; Swimming pools--outdoor; Competitions; Statues; Crowds; Bears; Parks; Recreation facilities; Memorial and monument dedications; Stanley Park (Vancouver; B.C.)
|Our people at play - Whitefoot Studio for Vancouver (B.C.). Board of Parks and Recreation|
Item is a documentary film documenting people participating in recreational activities in Vancouver's parks. The recreational activities shown in the film include tennis, lacrosse, cricket, baseball, soccer, golf, lawn bowling, ice skating, rugby, football, field hockey, sunbathing, swimming, children's finger painting, ballet dancing, boys woodworking, girls arts and crafts, girls indoor basketball, bingo, bag piping, and dancing...
Keywords: Tennis; Lacrosse; Cricket; Baseball; Soccer; Golfing; Lawn bowling; Skating; ice; Rugby; Football; Hockey; grass; Sunbathing; Swimming; Children's activities; Basketball; Dancing; Archery; Railroads - Passenger cars; Open-air theatres; Bagpipes; Games; Parks; Recreation facilities; Stanley Park (Vancouver; B.C.)
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|Sawmill fire and Jake Loeppky family - Jake Loeppky|
Item is an amateur film documenting family life and a sawmill fire in Vancouver. The film consists of home movie footage filmed by Jake Loeppky, including footage of Queen Elizabeth Park, the Stanley Park Zoo, children playing at the family home in Burnaby, children swimming, and the family entertaining at home. The film also includes footage of a logging camp, a large dam, bears, and people waterskiing...
Keywords: Fire engines and equipment; Firefighters; Fires; Forestry; False Creek (Vancouver; B.C.); Children; Children's activities; Family recreation; Gardens--Formal and botanical; Stanley Park (Vancouver; B.C.); Zoo animals; Bears; Logging; Dams; Water skiing; Swimming; Parties
|Stanley Park highlights - Whitefoot Studio for Vancouver (B.C.). Board of Parks and Recreation|
Item is a documentary film documenting Stanley Park including recreational activities and special events in the park. The film contains footage of traffic entering Stanley Park, Lions Gate Bridge viewed from the park, totem poles, as well as scenes of trees and flower gardens that show the park in bloom. The film documents people engaging in a variety of the parkâs recreational activities as well such as horse back riding, walking, playing cricket, purchasing ice-cream from the ice-cream stand,...
Keywords: Parks; Playgrounds; Beaches; Children; Crowds; Families; Men; Women; Bridges; Children's activities; Railroads--Passenger cars; Flowers; Trees; Seawalls; Zoo animals; Birds; Swans; Golfing; Cricket; Horsemanship; Runners; Swimming; Sunbathing; Track and field; Racetracks; Totem poles; Royal visits; Recreation facilities; Stanley Park (Vancouver; B.C.)
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|Our outdoor heritage - Whitefoot Studio for Vancouver (B.C.) Board of Parks and Recreation|
Item is a documentary film documenting Vancouverâs parks in 1940. This film names Vancouver the âPlayground City of the North Westâ and contains footage of Stanley Park, Connaught Park, Douglas Park, Devonshire Park, Shaughnessy Park, Memorial West Park, Memorial South Park, Almond Park, Hastings Community Park, Grandview Park, Trout Lake, Queen Elizabeth Park, Tatlow Park, Thornton Park, Hadden Park, Burrard View Park, Maple Grove Park, Sunset Nursery, Victory Square Park, Beaver Lake Park a...
Keywords: Boats and boating; Forests; Trees; Flowers; Park buildings; Parks; Lawn bowling; Golfing; Tennis; Cricket; Animals; Birds; Bears; Concerts; Picnics; Games; Lagoons; Totem poles; Bridges; Swimming pools--outdoor; Playgrounds; Crowds; Children; Families; Sunbathing; Swimming; Diving; Boats and boating; Sailboats; Rowboats; Dancing; Children's activities; Recreation facilities; Lakes and ponds; Beaches; Stanley Park (Vancouver; B.C.)
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